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Britt K. Latham

Member

Nashville
(615) 742-7762 TEL
(615) 742-2847 FAX

Britt K. Latham

Member

Nashville
(615) 742-7762 TEL
(615) 742-2847 FAX

Britt is chair of the firm's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group. In his more than 20-year career, Britt has been involved in numerous high profile cases, including notably the successful representation of a public company involving the breach of a $1.5 billion merger agreement, and in significant federal securities, ERISA, and derivative multi-district litigation related to an investment fund loss in the wake of the financial crisis.

Britt represents public companies, their directors and senior management in complex securities class actions, merger class actions, and other types of business disputes, as well as advising public and private clients involved in internal investigations. He has protected the interests of clients in more than 50 class actions in various states, with billions in potential exposure.

Britt is chair of the firm's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group. In his more than 20-year career, Britt has been involved in numerous high profile cases, including notably the successful representation of a public company involving the breach of a $1.5 billion merger agreement, and in significant federal securities, ERISA, and derivative multi-district litigation related to an investment fund loss in the wake of the financial crisis.

Britt represents public companies, their directors and senior management in complex securities class actions, merger class actions, and other types of business disputes, as well as advising public and private clients involved in internal investigations. He has protected the interests of clients in more than 50 class actions in various states, with billions in potential exposure.

More specifically, Britt's practice encompasses:

  • Securities & Shareholder Litigation – Representing corporate defendants in securities and business-related litigation, including class actions, shareholder disputes and derivative actions in state and federal court, in mediation and in pre-litigation work-outs.
  • Compliance & Government Investigations – Conducting internal investigations for public and private companies; representing companies under civil or administrative investigation from various federal agencies, including the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Office of the Inspector General and the Department of Justice.
  • Healthcare Fraud & Abuse – Representing hospitals and health systems and other healthcare-related entities in False Claims Act litigation and in connection with internal investigations and responding to government inquiries.
  • Intellectual Property & Technology – Handling a variety of trademark, patent and e-discovery matters.

Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Britt practiced for 10 years with an international law firm in Dallas, Texas.

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Best Lawyers in America®  — Commercial Litigation (2013-2016)

Mid-South Super Lawyers (2014)

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Martindale-Hubbell — AV® Preeminent™ Peer Rating

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